Catapult B-ball STEAM Kit | EFL/ESL Kids Crafts


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Score big with physics and fun using our Catapult B-ball STEAM Kit! This kit invites students to build their own mini catapult and master the art of launching a ball into a basketball hoop. It’s a fantastic way to engage with concepts of energy, motion, and trajectory.

※The kit includes all materials for building the catapult and hoop, a white ball to color, 4 colorful worksheets, and access to the STEAM Zone Digital Learning Portal, with online flashcards, games, and over 30 minutes of educational videos. It’s a slam dunk for hands-on learning and excitement!

This kit will be available from 4/1/2024. Pre-order now!

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This kit will be available after 4/1/2024. Pre-order now!

Master Physics and Precision with the Catapult B-ball STEAM Kit!

The Catapult B-ball STEAM Craft Lesson Pack is perfect for teaching kids about physics and mechanics. Students will build a small catapult and launch a ball into a basketball hoop, mastering the art of trajectory and force.

This STEAM Craft Lesson Pack is incredibly engaging, challenging kids to construct and understand the dynamics of catapult mechanisms. These kits are also excellent for young students interested in practical physics and hands-on mechanics. If you’re looking for a hands-on way to inspire future innovators and reduce screen time, this kit is an ideal choice.

Finally, the Catapult B-ball Kit is an excellent introduction to fundamental concepts such as projectile motion, energy transfer, and precision engineering.

There’s so much to learn and explore with the Catapult B-ball STEAM Craft Lesson Pack!

✅ Build a functional mini catapult

✅ Understand the principles of projectile motion and energy transfer

✅ Engage in a hands-on experience that combines science, technology, and fun

✅ Learn the English vocabulary and process related to the Catapult B-ball STEAM Craft Lesson Pack using the four pages of included worksheets

✅ Watch over 30 minutes of lesson videos and play online games to learn and review the vocabulary and process related to the Catapult B-ball STEAM Craft Lesson Pack

Additionally, Catapult B-balls can be used as an educational tool in classrooms to motivate students to explore STEAM fields through practical activities.

Catapult B-ball STEAM Craft Lesson Packs are a fun, hands-on way to teach STEAM concepts!

Not only do students learn important concepts through STEAM education (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math), but they also develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Learning STEAM subjects through practical projects is a popular way to engage students, which is one reason why our STEAM Craft Lesson Packs are so popular with teachers and parents alike.

Each Catapult B-ball STEAM Craft Lesson Pack includes a carefully crafted lesson plan that’s suitable for a wide range of ages and skill levels. The STEAM-based lesson is built around 4 pages of worksheets which teach the vocabulary used when assembling the Catapult B-ball, explain the steps required to build it, introduce a sub-topic on “Physics in Sports”, and include a fun true-or-false quiz with questions related to the STEAM concepts of the kit.

The BBbots STEAM Zone makes learning fun with online games, activities, and lesson videos!

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In addition to the worksheets, each STEAM Craft Lesson Pack has a QR code with instant access to the STEAM Zone where students and teachers can use interactive online flashcards, play BINGO using our online BINGO spinner, play other online interactive games that help students master STEAM vocabulary and concepts, and even watch over 30 minutes of online lesson videos with the entertaining teachers, PJ (Professor Jerm) and GP the Pig!

What’s in the Catapult B-ball STEAM Craft Lesson Pack?

The Catapult B-ball STEAM Craft Lesson Pack includes:

✅ All necessary materials and components to build the catapult and basketball hoop

✅ English instructions for easy assembly

✅ 4 colorful worksheets (great for any age, skill-level)

✅ Over 30 minutes of lesson videos (vocab practice and worksheet tutorials)

✅ Access to online games, flashcards, and activities in the STEAM Zone

For more details about the product information, please click the information tab.

For what ages and English skill levels is this EFL/ESL Steam Craft Kit suitable?

Our STEAM Craft Kits are generally suitable for kids of all ages, but we recommend that students 6 years old and older use the kit, with younger children requiring assistance from an adult.

Do you have a monthly STEAM Craft Kit subscription for kids to enjoy at home?

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Yes, we do! The Monthly English STEAM Adventure service is perfect for families that want to enjoy STEAM education and English education together in a fun and easy way. This is also a great way to save 10% on 12 STEAM Craft Kits.

Is there a discount for educators that want to use STEAM Craft Kits in the classroom?

For all our STEAM Craft Kits, we offer the following discounts:

Order 10 – 19 kits of any STEAM Craft Kit for 10% off!

Order 20 – 29 kits for 20% off!

Order 30 or more kits for 30% off!

Don’t forget to check out these other great STEAM kits and products!

If you’re looking for other great programming and STEAM resources for students, make sure to check out DIY RC Car STEAM Kit, Levitation Otter STEAM Kit, and Non-Stop Swing STEAM Kit.

You can also find more exciting STEAM/STEM crafts and activities at our partner site BINGOBONGO Learning! Just head over to their 10-Minute EFL/ESL Crafts page here.

Finally, you can read and share this post for Catapult B-ball in Japanese here.

Additional information

Weight 150 g
Dimensions 19 × 13 × 5 cm


Teaching CLIL through STEAM has never been easier thanks to our worksheets and STEAM Zone!

All EFL/ESL STEAM Kits by include four pages of fun, colorful worksheets that are easy enough for kindergarten students to understand, yet have multiple levels of tasks that are fun for older students or students with higher levels of English as well.

The worksheets can be done in lessons before or after completing the STEAM Kit activities or they can be done at home. Even if students and parents don’t have an excellent level of English ability, the worksheets are supported by solution files and video tutorials in the STEAM Zone.

The worksheets are only available in a printed format and are not available in a downloadable format.

The worksheets below are included in this STEAM Kit:


The STEAM Zone has instruction for this kit, digital flashcards, and more!

Each STEAM Kit has a QR code to the STEAM Zone on the kit package as well as at the top of every worksheet that is included in the kit. Once you’re in the STEAM Zone, you’ll be able to access everything you need such as the instruction videos, instruction slideshows, the worksheets tutorials, online games and a lot more!


Catapult B-ball STEAM Kit

Safety Information
All STEAM Kits should be done under adult supervision. Read the instructions before use.
Product Information
Recommended Ages: 6+ with an adult present (or younger with adult assistance)
Difficulty Level: 3 (1 = easy, 5 = difficult)
Produced by: (Step by Step, Inc.)
Included Worksheets
Worksheet 1: Vocab Review / Word Search
Worksheet 2: What’s the Order? / Summarize It
Worksheet 3: Category Sorting
Worksheet 4: True or False Quiz
Optional: BINGO Cards (pg. 1 + pg. 3 vocabulary)
Kit Contents
Catapult B-ball supplies
4 Worksheets — A4, full-color
Dimensions: 16 x 12 x 3 cm
Weight: 115 g